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Holiday travel tips for those journeying with passengers who have Alzheimer’s

Travelling during the holiday season can be a hassle. It can be even more difficult for those who have Alzheimer’s.

Fortunately, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) released a list of tips for those traveling with loved ones who have the disease.

“Thanksgiving is all about families coming together, and in some cases, people need to travel long distances to do that,” Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., AFA’s President and CEO said in the press release. “For those taking a trip with someone with Alzheimer’s, the normal stresses of traveling can be even more challenging. Following a few simple, important steps can help caregivers make the trip as safe, pleasant and comfortable as possible for their loved one.”

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